Loss of hair; Alopecia; Baldness; Telogen effluvium
Definition of Hair loss
Partial or complete loss of hair is called alopecia.
Michael Lehrer, MD, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pa. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/7/2009